Show Synopsis

The Day of the Locust is anything but a cheerful, light look at Hollywood in the '30s. It recreates both the town as well as the filmmaking world around which much of the town revolved with devastating accuracy. The movie tells the twin tales of talentless wannabe actress Faye Greener (Karen Black) and Homer Simpson (Donald Sutherland), a lovelorn accountant who couldn't care less about movies. Around this framework, a huge and intricate social network is tellingly revealed, until the film's gruesome and tragic ending. Not ...

Awards

Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

Customer Reviews

Write a Review

Intensity

Jul 9, 2009

Sunset Boulevard Noir

A portrait of defeated desire and failed dreams, of ordinary people from different classes, interacting in ways destined only to bring failure and frustration. Fine acting performances keep this from descending into melodrama.

See All Customer Reviews


This item doesn't have extra editions

loading